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Joy Behar Biography

Updated On 11 Aug, 2016 Published On 29 Jul, 2016
Joy Behar

Facts of Joy Behar

Date of Birth :
Age : 81 years old
Family Name : Behar
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Libra
Height : 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Joy Behar
Birth Name Josephine Victoria Behar
Nick Name "Joy"
Profession Comedian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Working For ABC, CNN
Net Worth Comedian
Face Color White
Hair Color Brown
Famous for The View
Married Yes
Married to Steve Janowitz (m. 2011), Joseph Behar (m. 1965)
Children Eve Behar
Divorce Joseph Behar (D.1981)
Awards GLAAD Media Awards
TV Show The View, Late Night Joy, The Joy Behar Show,

Relationship short Statistics of Joy Behar

What is Joy Behar marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Joy Behar have ? (name): 1 Children
Is Joy Behar having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Joy Behar Lesbian ? No

Joy Behar is an American actress born in Williamsburg, New York and is of Italian descent. She is known as the host of the TV show, 'The View'. Besides being an actress, Joy is also a comedian and a writer. She was born to father Gino Occhiuto, a Coca-Cola truck driver, and mother Rose, a seamstress. Joy went to Queens college and graduated with a BA degree in sociology in 1964. Later Joy went to the State University of New York for her Master's degree. She started her professional career in show business after working in Good Morning America.

Before becoming an actress, Joy Behar was an English teacher at Lindenhurst Senior High School, New York. After working as a stand-up comedian in Good Morning America, she began working in the show The New Show which brought her to attention. The other shows of Joy include Way Off Broadway, The Joy Behar Show, Joy Behar: Say Anything!, and Late Night Joy. She is a good friend of Susie Essman who is also a famous stand-up comedian. Joy has been married twice and has a daughter.

Joy Behar Married

First Marriage with Joseph Behar

Joseph is a well-known American television director. He is known for his work in the shows such as Let's Make a Deal, The Greatest Gift, and First Love. They dated for a year before getting married and divorced 16 years after the marriage.

Second Marriage with Steve Janowitz

Steve Janowitz is a retired school teacher. Joy married him after more than 20 years of relationship.

Joy Behar Children

DAUGHTER : Eve Behar

Father: Joseph Behar

Eve is mainly known as a Television producer. She is married to Alphonso Scotti who is an assistant physician in a medical.

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